Max Scherzer was one strike away on Saturday afternoon from becoming just the 24th pitcher in Major League Baseball history to throw a perfect game.
Bryce Harper is back in the Nats' lineup after missing Friday's game with a strained left hamstring.
With his wife, Amanda, expecting their second child any day now, Nationals pitcher Tanner Roark was placed on the paternity list Friday afternoon so he can be with her at a Washington-area hospita
Bryce Harper was out of the Nationals' lineup on Friday for their series-opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates, as he rests his sore left hamstring that was injured during the sixth inning of Thur
For five innings on Thursday night, Doug Fister matched Rays' ace Chris Archer despite having not pitched in a major league game in over a month.